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I Love Fall Colors

Because…God Made the colors so pleasant and comforting, it’s like comfort food, only meant for your eyes and soul.

And… because it means cooler weather to tame down our Texas Heat.

Beautiful colors of Olive Green, Golden Yellow, Rusty Red, Dark Orange, Aged Brown. Gods color palette in Stampin’ Up! terms are:

Here is a card I made with some of these amazing colors in it. It is also made with a stamp set from the New Holiday Catalog


This is really a lovely card in person. I could not get the my camera to take a picture that would do the colors justice. So here is a brief description of it. I used a stamp set from the 2014 Holiday Catalog called For All Things, the cardstock base is Old Olive then layered with crumb cake, the stamped image is in Old Olive with a strip of Color Me Autumn DSP. Last but not least is the Leaf image stamped in Cajun Craze (a spicy red brown color. lol) cut out and put on dimensionals. The hello fall banner is stamped in in crumb cake and old olive. Hope you grab this stamp set, it really does have some awesome images in it.

Lovely Little Motley Monsters

Monsters, Witches and Goblins…Oh my!

This season decorate the house, the party, the favors and even the invitations to the Monster Bash with these frightful friends.  

Shop for these little Monsters today in my online store. 
Thanks for stopping by!
And Have A Howling Good Halloween!

The Holiday Catalog is Here!

So I might be just a little behind getting this posted. Haha. 
Life just seems to happen all at once. 
The 2014 Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog has been officially released. It has bunches of new goodies for Halloween, Fall, Thanksgiving, Christmas and more! You will find so many options for packaging products and ideas, new dies and punches, craft kits and card kits, Designer Series Paper and trims, and wonderful stamp sets!

Here is a Card I made for my Fall/Thanksgiving classes. 

Stamp set: For All Things
Ink: Old Olive
DSP: Color Me Autumn
CS: Old Olive, CajunCraze
Technique: Baby Wipe Watercolor 
Accessories: Linen Thread, Fun Fall Framlits (small leaf), Washi tape 
Reinkers (old olive, crushed curry, pumpkin pie, blackberry bliss)

To purchase any of these product just click on any item below and it will take you directly to my online store. 
Shopping therapy available 24/7. 

Thanks for stopping by! 

Late Night Stampers Blog Hop

Hop Hop Hop…
Gather your clues to Win the Grand Prize!
Ready, Set, Go!!!

And your clue is…

Stampin’ Write Markers 

Here is a card I created using the Stampin’ Write Markers. I CASE’d it from Erica Cerwin, with a couple a tweeks, of course. I just love the markers! They are great with our watercolor paper, beautiful way to add color to your projects. 
Stampin’ Write Markers can be purchased in color families (the Brights #131259 are my favs!) Starting on page 179 or in the boxed set Many Marvelous Markers on page 211 in the 2014-2015 Annual Catalog

Details for the Fall LNS Treasure Hunt Blog Hop:
  • Check out each of the blogs listed on the LNS Web Ring at the bottom of this pageand of course mine!  Be sure to check back for new blog participants. (they will be listed at the end of the list) You need to collect clues from each blog participant listed and they have until Oct 1st to post their clue.
  • Along the way you will collect the clues, you will find one on each blog right after the treasure chest logo.  Take a moment to write down the clue, stamper’s name, AND the blog link you located the clue on.
  • By October 1st all blog participants will be listed – so be sure to check back – Once you have collected all the information you need to email your complete list to a participating demonstrator.  You may only send one completed list to one participating demonstrator.  If you send multiple lists, you will be eliminated. 
  • If you live in the USA and you live in or near Dallas Texas you can email me your entry at 

      2014 LNS Fall Treasure Hunt Blog Participant
  1. Deborah Smart, BC-CA –
  2. Bev Farmer, MD-US –
  3. Katie Shimshock, US –
  4. Bridget Sandoval, CO-US –
  5. Jana T. Secord, US –
  6. Misty Snell, OK-US –
  7. Michelle McCarthy, US –
  8. Rhonda MacNally, CA –
  9. Sarah Souza, US –
  10. Carol Gleason, WI-US –
  11. Diana Carr, US –
  12. Debi Teague, TX-US –
  13. Olivia V. Studley –
  14. Cyndy Ponczek, US –
  15. Patricia Olson, MN-US –
  16. Mary Lee, CO-US –
  17. Tracy Elsom, NS-CA –
  18. Nora J. Hampton, US –
  19. Karina Chin, US  –
  20. Angelica N. Fletcher –
  21. Sherrill Graff, NV-US –
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  24. Sherrill Graff, NV-US –
  25. Angie Jones, AUS –
  26. Sharon Tong-Robinson, CA-US –
  27. Ann Shafer, US –
  28. Angeline Anny, HI-US –
  29. Laura Simnick, IN-US –
  30. Janis L. Thomas, PA-US –
  31. Cindy Mitchell-Clark, TX-US –
  32. Christy Minshall, NY-US –
  33. Marie Green, OR-US –
  34. Deborah Smart, BC-CA –
  35. Bev Farmer, MD-US –
  36. Lisa Tyndall, US –
  37. Valerie Malkus, NY-US –
  38. Cheryl Laxton –
  39. Billie Moan, US –
  40. Becky O’Donnell –
  41. Angela Henninger, TX-US –
  42. Melanie Coverston,  –
  43. Chris Ann Tomasso, US –
  44. Chris Ann Tomasso, US –
  45. Suzanne Johnson, US –
  46. Vicki Reed, US –

Sign Up Promotion One Week Only

The Short & Sweet Sign Up promotion is here! 
It IS short: It’s only from August 21-28.

And it IS sweet: New Demonstrators receive $150 (their choice of Stampin’ Up! products) for the $99 starter kit price. 
It’s a great deal, amazing business opportunity, AND it’s only available for a short time!

    • choose $150 in product and only pay $99
    • Business Supply Pack = FREE ($65 value)
    • Total value = $215!
    • PLUS: FREE Shipping (10% value)

Sound good? Ready to Join?

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 I originally signed up as a Hobby Demonstrator in 2008 and decided later (NOW 2014) to grow it into a business – and it’s the best thing I have ever done!

Project Life and Stampin’ Up!


Liberate those photos off your computer!  Start scrapbooking with Project Life!
So many are people are loving Project Life and pocket scrapbooking.  I’m sure you’ve said it before – this is going to help me get caught up. Well…This will help you get those photos into albums so that your family can look through them and remember all the wonderful times you’ve had together and the places you have been.
Its a fun and quick way to get those memories into pages to enjoy. So many card sets to choose from: birthdays, weddings, babies, kids, everyday occasions too. Card sets come already cut to fit the different pocket sizes making this a quick and easy way to scrapbook in less time with more fun. 
For a more customized look for your own personal style and taste add some accessories and stamped images to the cards and pictures. 

If you need a Demonstrator I would love to have your business. 
Thanks for shopping with Ink and Paper Therapy!!

Calling All Cowboys and Cowgirls

August introduces a NEW Photopolymer Set that is all about the cowboy(or girl) in all of us. Those of us who live in Texas (like Me!) should own a pair of boots and a hat, but sadly I do not. I’ve never been much of a cowgirl but I do love to ride horses. English saddle of course, if given the choice. 
This stamp set is so darn cute I have to add it to my classes. I know you guys will just love it for so many different occasions. 


To Order this awesome set Click Here to go to my online Store
If you need a demonstrator I would love to have your business. 
Thanks for shopping with Ink and Paper Therapy!!

Love My Stampin’ Up! Family

As everyone knows I am starting this new adventure as a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator who has a thriving business (remember…Think Positive). I have just started a boot camp by SU (Stampin’ Up!) called Business Builder 2014. Oh My, the ladies are so helpful to those of us who are just learning to Blog, Facebook, Pintrest and run our Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Websites. I had the honor of my up line Bev Gerard to show me how to get these started and now the boot camp can reinforce how to use them for my business to help it grow. We have all kinds of demonstrators involved, from just beginning (like me) to Sherrill Graff who is a Senior Executive and has been a demonstrator for 23yrs now. And every level in between. I love the the positive upbeat encouraging messages from the ladies. Lots of experience and wisdom coming my way in BootCamp Business Builder. Now to get busy with my first assignment for BootCamp. Time Management, which honestly I am totally awful at. Sure hope the steps in this assignment can help. My 5 minutes can slip into an hour oh so easily. Haha.
Inky Fingers and Happy Smiles,

Big Shot & Bundles Sale

Oh my! I could not pass up letting you know about this. I use my Big Shot on everything I make. Normally a project of mine isn’t done until it has a Big Shot touch to it. I am seriously thinking of adding a second one to the craft studio during this sale. You know a girl has to get in her shopping THERAPY. So check it out. It might be the perfect time for that investment in your mental being. Hahaha. It really is a great value, I love mine. 

Big Shot & Bundles Purchase Here
Buy a BIG SHOT and get a FREE BUNDLE – Already have a BIG SHOT – get a 15% Discount on a bundle!
                         Promotion Dates – August 1 – 31, 2014

All the Blendabilites are here at last

The wait is over! We’ve officially released one of our most exciting new products, Stampin’ Blendabilities Markers! These exclusive, alcohol-based marker sets come in a 3-pack of light, medium and dark shades (of the same color), that takes the guess work out of shading, making these markers user friendly to all. 
 We recommend using Stampin’ Up! Whisper White Cardstock with your Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities, but choosing any one of our cardstocks will add a unique look to your project. And because traditional alcohol markers require a bit of training, we’ve developed a few videos to ensure that Blendabilities are easy-to-use for everyone! 
You can visit to view them.

  • Cherry Cobbler   (Item #130995 – $11.95)
  • Coastal Cabana  (Item #131000 – $11.95)
  • Daffodil Delight   (Item #130998 – $11.95)
  • Old Olive   (Item #130999 – $11.95)
  • Pumpkin Pie  (Item #130997 – $11.95)
  • Rich Razzleberry  (Item #131003 – $11.95)
  • Night of Navy  (Item 131001 – $11.95 )
  • Wisteria Wonder (Item 131002 – $11.95 )
  • Calypso Coral   (Item 130996 – $11.95 )
  • Melon Mambo   (Item 130994 – $11.95 )
  • Crumb Cake  (Item 131004 – $11.95 )
  • Smokey Slate  (Item 131005 – $11.95 
  • Skin Tone Assortment (Item #129370 – $22.95)
  • Color Lifter  (Item 129369 – $4.95 )
  • Memento Ink Pad (Item 132708 – $5.95 )
  • Memento Ink Refill (Item 133456 – $4.95 )

*Order Blendabilities Here!*